Clean energy resources

Power grid

Financing and business models

  • Unleashing private capital

    Billions of dollars need to be invested in clean energy each year in order to avoid the most severe consequences of climate change – and private capital plays a very important role.

  • Utility 2.0: Spurring the clean energy paradigm shift

    We need a new model that empowers businesses and families to take control of their electricity use and reduce harmful pollution.

Regional projects

  • Ohio: The FirstEnergy bailout

    FirstEnergy’s finances, emissions and efforts to kill the burgeoning clean energy industry are all bad news.

  • Chicago: Smart approach to smart buildings

    A new pilot program will demonstrate how energy-use data can transform the efficiency of Chicago buildings, with the potential to cut harmful pollution and save businesses money.

  • Texas: Energy-water nexus

    As the U.S. population rises and droughts in the Southwest persist, meeting the energy and water needs of cities and power plants becomes harder. We need a holistic approach to water use.

  • Texas: Clean energy economy

    Texas may be known as an oil and gas juggernaut, but the state is actually at the forefront of a new frontier: the clean energy economy.

Updates on our clean energy work

Energy blog posts

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Press releases

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  • Type: Report
    Date: October 16, 2018
    The report’s recommendations and detailed guidance provide a valuable road map as companies work to demonstrate how they are managing methane emissions.
  • Type: Fact Sheet
    Date: July 31, 2018
    How Coal Lobbyist Andrew Wheeler Will Pursue the Trump-Pruitt Industry Agenda at EPA
  • Type: Information about EDF
    Date: June 15, 2018
    Scientific talent involved in EDF's efforts to measure methane emissions

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